Contact Congress through Facebook
Contact Congress through Facebook

Thanks to a new tool rolled out March 27 you can now contact Congress through Facebook. The tool, called Town Hall, makes it especially easy for the roughly 213.7 million Americans who regularly use Facebook to reach out directly to members of congress and, even, if you want, the president. And, yes, nearly all elected […]

Social network for politics & policy? Brigade
Social network for politics & policy? Brigade

Been wishing for a social network for politics & policy? Brigade. So, Sean Parker (of Napster and early Facebook fame, portrayed on the big screen by Justin Timberlake) looked around and said, “Know what’s not cool? Your everyday, run-of-the-mill social network. Know what’s cool? A social network just for politics and policy.” And Brigade was […]

Is your Facebook news feed too politically narrow?
Is your Facebook news feed too politically narrow?

If you find your Facebook news feed to be too politically narrow, Facebook says it’s your own damn fault. A Facebook study published May 7 suggests we have met the enemy of political diversity in our newsfeed and it is us – not the FB algorithms which tends to surface in our newsfeed only that […]